David J. McCarthy

David J. McCarthy
Complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy litigation

Professional Experience

Mr. McCarthy has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy litigation. Mr. McCarthy has litigated a broad range of disputes involving aircraft leases, aircraft equipment trusts, leveraged lease portfolios, business trade secrets, fraud and breach of contract among investors in various business enterprises, fraudulent conveyances, corporate veil piercing, construction contracts and the health care insurance industry. In addition, he has engaged in numerous creditor-debtor disputes in bankruptcy courts regarding issues of property of the debtor’s bankruptcy estate, enforcement of contracts, rights of set-off and preferences. Mr. McCarthy also serves as a Mediator in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Mr. McCarthy has been in practice for 26 years. He received his JD from Fordham Law School in 1986, where he was a published member of the Fordham Law Review.

Mr. McCarthy was admitted to the New York Bar in 1987 and the New Jersey Bar in 1988. He also is admitted to practice before federal courts in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the District of New Jersey, and the Second and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals.